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Edquist Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements ed ‘isthmus’ + quist, an old or ornamental spelling of kvist ‘twig’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Hedquist, Enquist, Oquist, Boquist, Nyquist, Engquist, Elmquist

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Edquist Family Origin

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Edquist Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Farming

    25%
  • Mill Yard

    25%
  • Painter

    25%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Mill Yard were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Edquist. The most common Edquist occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Edquist's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Edquist family was Painter.

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Edquist Historical Records

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Edquist Life Expectancy

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